DAVID MACKINNON

Summary

Affiliation: Arizona State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A comparison of methods to test mediation and other intervening variable effects
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Methods 7:83-104. 2002
  2. pmc Required sample size to detect the mediated effect
    Matthew S Fritz
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Box 871104, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:233-9. 2007
  3. pmc Equivalence of the mediation, confounding and suppression effect
    D P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104, USA
    Prev Sci 1:173-81. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of a worksite health promotion program for firefighters
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Am J Health Behav 34:695-706. 2010
  5. pmc How and for whom? Mediation and moderation in health psychology
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S99-S100. 2008
  6. pmc Statistical analysis for identifying mediating variables in public health dentistry interventions
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    J Public Health Dent 71:S37-46. 2011
  7. pmc Distribution of the product confidence limits for the indirect effect: program PRODCLIN
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 1104, USA
    Behav Res Methods 39:384-9. 2007
  8. pmc Mediation analysis
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 1104, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 58:593-614. 2007
  9. pmc Mediation designs for tobacco prevention research
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 68:S69-83. 2002
  10. pmc Quality of social relationships and the development of depression in parentally-bereaved youth
    Erin N Schoenfelder
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, 900 S McAllister St, Rm 205 Tempe, Phoenix, AZ 85287 6005, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:85-96. 2011

Research Grants

  1. ESTIMATING MEDIATION EFFECTS IN PREVENTION STUDIES
    DAVID MACKINNON; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. Prevention of Adolescent Driving Under the Influence
    DAVID MACKINNON; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. ANALYSIS OF TEAM-BASED SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION
    DAVID MACKINNON; Fiscal Year: 2001
  4. ESTIMATING MEDIATION EFFECTS IN PREVENTION STUDIES
    DAVID MACKINNON; Fiscal Year: 1999
  5. ESTIMATING MEDIATION EFFECTS IN PREVENTION STUDIES
    David P MacKinnon; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc A comparison of methods to test mediation and other intervening variable effects
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Methods 7:83-104. 2002
    ..The best balance of Type I error and statistical power across all cases is the test of the joint significance of the two effects comprising the intervening variable effect...
  2. pmc Required sample size to detect the mediated effect
    Matthew S Fritz
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Box 871104, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:233-9. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Equivalence of the mediation, confounding and suppression effect
    D P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 1104, USA
    Prev Sci 1:173-81. 2000
    ..Although the statistical estimation of effects and standard errors is the same, there are important conceptual differences among the three types of effects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of a worksite health promotion program for firefighters
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Am J Health Behav 34:695-706. 2010
    ..To describe effects of 2 worksite health promotion programs for firefighters, both immediate outcomes and the long-term consequences for 4 years following the interventions...
  5. pmc How and for whom? Mediation and moderation in health psychology
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S99-S100. 2008
    ..Often the addition of these measures to research projects costs very little, but offers tremendous potential to yield detailed information critical to the advancement of theory and practice in health psychology...
  6. pmc Statistical analysis for identifying mediating variables in public health dentistry interventions
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    J Public Health Dent 71:S37-46. 2011
    ..This article provides an overview of statistical mediation analysis methods in the evaluation of public health dentistry interventions...
  7. pmc Distribution of the product confidence limits for the indirect effect: program PRODCLIN
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 1104, USA
    Behav Res Methods 39:384-9. 2007
    ..Several examples are used to illustrate the PRODCLIN program. The PRODCLIN programs in rich text format may be downloaded from www.psychonomic.org/archive...
  8. pmc Mediation analysis
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 1104, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 58:593-614. 2007
    ..Statistical methods to assess mediation and modern comprehensive approaches are described. Future directions for mediation analysis are discussed...
  9. pmc Mediation designs for tobacco prevention research
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 68:S69-83. 2002
    ..More complicated dismantling and constructive designs are described and illustrated based on current findings from tobacco research. Mediation analysis for categorical outcomes and more complicated statistical methods are outlined...
  10. pmc Quality of social relationships and the development of depression in parentally-bereaved youth
    Erin N Schoenfelder
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, 900 S McAllister St, Rm 205 Tempe, Phoenix, AZ 85287 6005, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:85-96. 2011
    ..Implications of these findings for understanding the development of mental health problems following parental bereavement are discussed...
  11. pmc Psychosocial mediators of a school-based tobacco prevention program in India: results from the first year of project MYTRI
    Sheri Lewis Bate
    Division of Psychology in Education, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
    Prev Sci 10:116-28. 2009
    ..These findings, combined with those from qualitative research and the second-year student data, will help to illuminate the impact of Project MYTRI on participating youth...
  12. pmc Covariances between regression coefficient estimates in a single mediator model
    Davood Tofighi
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Br J Math Stat Psychol 62:457-84. 2009
    ..Finally, we presented a numerical example and a SAS MACRO that calculates the CIs for the effect size measures...
  13. pmc Long-term impact of prevention programs to promote effective parenting: lasting effects but uncertain processes
    Irwin N Sandler
    Prevention Research Center, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 6005, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 62:299-329. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Social-ecological resources as mediators of two-year diet and physical activity outcomes in type 2 diabetes patients
    Manuel Barrera
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S118-25. 2008
    ..The present study extended previous findings by evaluating diet-specific and activity-specific social-ecological resources as possible mediators of intervention effects over a 2-year period...
  15. pmc Mediation analysis in psychosomatic medicine research
    Ginger Lockhart
    Research in Prevention Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:29-43. 2011
    ..The article concludes with a description of recent developments in mediation analysis and suggestions for the use of mediation for future work in psychosomatic medicine research...
  16. ncbi request reprint A mediated moderation model of cigarette use among Mexican American youth
    Antonio A Morgan-Lopez
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Box 871104, Gonzalezempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Addict Behav 28:583-9. 2003
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the potential synergy between ECN and social influence training in tobacco preventive intervention development among youth of Latin descent...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cumulative risk and population attributable fraction in prevention
    Caroline H Davis
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe 85283, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:228-35. 2003
    ..National data sets from Great Britain (the British Births Cohort Study [BCS]) and the United States (National Longitudinal Study of Youth [NLSY]) are used to explore this pattern of effects...
  18. ncbi request reprint Social support and social-ecological resources as mediators of lifestyle intervention effects for type 2 diabetes
    Manuel Barrera
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    J Health Psychol 11:483-95. 2006
    ..The experimental manipulation of mediators and the demonstrated mediation effects support the conclusion that social-ecological resources can contribute to improvements in healthful lifestyles for women with type 2 diabetes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Analysis of baseline by treatment interactions in a drug prevention and health promotion program for high school male athletes
    Matthew S Fritz
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Box 871104, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1001-5. 2005
    ..Both of these interactions were beneficial in that they increased the effectiveness of the program for participants lower in knowledge and higher in intentions at baseline...
  20. ncbi request reprint How did it work? Who did it work for? Mediation in the context of a moderated prevention effect for children of divorce
    Jenn Yun Tein
    Program for Prevention Research, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:617-24. 2004
    ..Analyses demonstrate mediation effects primarily for children who began the program with poorer scores on discipline, mother-child relationship quality, and externalizing problems...
  21. pmc Advances in statistical methods for substance abuse prevention research
    David P MacKinnon
    Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 1104, USA
    Prev Sci 4:155-71. 2003
    ..The increased availability of statistical software has contributed greatly to the use of new methods in prevention research. It is likely that the Internet will continue to stimulate the development and application of new methods...
  22. pmc A mediation analysis of the ATHENA intervention for female athletes: prevention of athletic-enhancing substance use and unhealthy weight loss behaviors
    Krista W Ranby
    Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:1069-83. 2009
    ....
  23. pmc The effect of marriage on young adult heavy drinking and its mediators: results from two methods of adjusting for selection into marriage
    Matthew R Lee
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:712-8. 2010
    ..Methodologically, results suggest that the ANCOVA method should be employed with caution, and that the change score method is a viable approach to confirming results from the ANCOVA method...
  24. pmc A graphical representation of the mediated effect
    Matthew S Fritz
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    Behav Res Methods 40:55-60. 2008
    ..An empirical example is then presented to illustrate these plots. Sample code for creating plots of the mediated effect in R and SAS is also included, and may be downloaded from www.psychonomic.org/archive...
  25. pmc A general model for testing mediation and moderation effects
    Amanda J Fairchild
    Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Barnwell College, 1512 Pendleton St, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Prev Sci 10:87-99. 2009
    ..Possible effects of interest in the model are explained, as are statistical methods to assess these effects. The methods are further illustrated in a hypothetical prevention program example...
  26. ncbi request reprint Demonstration and evaluation of a method for assessing mediated moderation
    Antonio A Morgan-Lopez
    Center for Interdisciplinary Substance Abuse Research, Research Triangle Institute, International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Behav Res Methods 38:77-87. 2006
    ..Implications for the estimation of mediated moderation effects in experimental and nonexperimental research are discussed...
  27. pmc Methods for testing theory and evaluating impact in randomized field trials: intent-to-treat analyses for integrating the perspectives of person, place, and time
    C Hendricks Brown
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, 13201 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 95:S74-S104. 2008
    ..Practical strategies for reducing model complexity, checking model fit, and handling missing data are discussed using six randomized field trials to show how these methods may be used across trials randomized at different levels...
  28. ncbi request reprint Drug testing athletes to prevent substance abuse: background and pilot study results of the SATURN (Student Athlete Testing Using Random Notification) study
    Linn Goldberg
    Department of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97201 3098, USA
    J Adolesc Health 32:16-25. 2003
    ..To assess the deterrent effect of mandatory, random drug testing among high school (HS) athletes in a controlled setting...

Research Grants13

  1. ESTIMATING MEDIATION EFFECTS IN PREVENTION STUDIES
    DAVID MACKINNON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Study 5 will disseminate new information about mediation analysis including the development of a mediation analysis working group and additions to our mediation analysis website. ..
  2. Prevention of Adolescent Driving Under the Influence
    DAVID MACKINNON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, more common statistical methods will be used to extract the maximum information from these data The findings in one project site will be cross-validated in the other site. ..
  3. ANALYSIS OF TEAM-BASED SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION
    DAVID MACKINNON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The overall purpose of the grant is to use advanced as well as more common statistical methods to extract the maximum important information from these data and publish the results. ..
  4. ESTIMATING MEDIATION EFFECTS IN PREVENTION STUDIES
    DAVID MACKINNON; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..As part of Study 7, we will increase the use of mediation methods by the establishment of a consultation service and an interactive computer program to teach researchers how to conduct mediation analysis. ..
  5. ESTIMATING MEDIATION EFFECTS IN PREVENTION STUDIES
    David P MacKinnon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Mediation analysis provides information on how and why prevention and treatments are successful. Mediation analysis can improve prevention and treatment so that they have greater effects and even cost less. ..